Fort Oglethorpe Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Fort Oglethorpe, GA

General Fort Oglethorpe Information

State: Georgia

County: Catoosa County

Close cities: Indian Springs, GA, Lakeview, GA, Rossville, GA, Chickamauga, GA, Menlo, GA, Fort Oglethorpe, GA, Fairview, GA

Fort Oglethorpe Population (census data)
Total 9,559 (+35.0% since 2000)
Male 4,312 (45.1%)
Female 5,247 (54.9%)

Population Density: 734 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 81.5 (US Avg is 100)

Fort Oglethorpe Elevation: 740 feet above sea level

Land Area: 13.0 square miles

Median Household Income: $36,091

Zip Codes: 30742.

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Fort Oglethorpe Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (92.6%)
  • Black (2.4%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • Hispanic (1.4%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Other Asian (0.7%)
  • Korean (0.6%)
  • Other race (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (23.8%)
  • Irish (13.0%)
  • German (8.7%)
  • English (7.9%)
  • Scottish (2.2%)
  • Polish (1.5%)
Foriegn Born: 293 people (3.1%)
  • Asia (59.5%)
  • Latin America (26.2%)
  • Europe (14.3%)

Local Fort Oglethorpe Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Atlanta Braves
NFL Football: Tennessee Titans, Atlanta Falcons
NBA Basketball: Atlanta Hawks, Charlotte Bobcats
NHL Hockey: Atlanta Thrashers
NCAA Sports: Georgia Institute of Technology, Georgia State University, University of Tennesee at Chattanooga

Fort Oglethorpe School Information

High Schools
Lakeview-Fort Oglethorpe High School (1850 Battlefield Parkway, Fort Oglethorpe, GA, 30742 - Catoosa County District)
Elementary Schools
Battlefield Elementary School (2206 Battlefield Parkway, Fort Oglethorpe, GA, 30742 - Catoosa County District)
Other/Private Schools
Catoosa Crossroads Academy (2 Barnhardt Circle, Fort Oglethorpe, GA, 30742 - Catoosa County District)

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